# How do you solve (5h)/4+1/2=(3h)/8?

Jan 9, 2017

The solution of this equation is $h = - \frac{4}{7}$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{5 h}{4} + \frac{1}{2} = \frac{3 h}{8}$

$10 h + 4 = 3 h$

$7 h = - 4$

$h = - \frac{4}{7}$